Super Bowl Week Places of Interest

Super Bowl XLIV will kickoff Sunday, at 6:25 p.m ET from Sun Life Stadium, home of the Miami Dolphins.  The week leading up to the "Big Game" is always filled with glitz, glamour and celebrity.  A South Florida Super Bowl absolutely adds to the star power of the most prominent event in American popular culture. Current and former NFL players, athletes from other sports, media personalities and Hollywood's best will be everywhere throughout the week. wants to hear about all your stories from South Florida.  Write a report and share a photo, you could win a Flip Camera!

Here is a list of some of the best places to catch a glimpse and share an encounter with a celebrity. Because Sun Life Stadium is located closer to Fort Lauderdale than Miami, the majority of the NFL's operation will be held in Fort Lauderdale.

Super Bowl Media Center

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

1950 Eisenhower Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL

The convention center will serve as the epicenter for all the assembled television, print and radio media from around the world. The key component of this area is "Radio Row." In this location, every radio program airing live from the Super Bowl will be based.  This allows for athletes and other celebs to appear on as many shows as possible throughout the week.  It is a guarantee that many famous people will be making their way in and out of this building.

NFL Headquarter Hotel

The Westin Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale

321 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL

The Westin will host numerous NFL luminaries throughout the week.  It will also serve as a landing area for celebrities awaiting their opportunity to appear at the convention center.  Walk the lobby, enjoy lunch or have a drink at this hotel.  There will certainly be many famous people within eye shot.

Other Event Hotels

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

1 Seminole Way Hollywood, FL

The Hard Rock will be the site for a bevy of parties throughout the week. Jamie Foxx and legendary coach Jimmy Johnson are among the hosts for these galas.

The Weston Diplomat Resort & Spa

3555 South Ocean Drive Hollywood, FL

The Diplomat will host numerous NFL Players Association and Alumni Association events during the week.

Super Bowl Team Hotels

Colts - Marriott Harbor Beach

3030 Holiday Drive Fort Lauderdale, FL

Saints - InterContinental Downtown Miami

100 Chopin Plaza Miami, FL

Super Bowl Team Practice Venues

Colts - Miami Dolphins Facility

7500 SW 30th St.  Davie, FL

Saints - University of Miami

1245 Wm E Walsh Ave. Coral Gables, FL


The streets of South Beach will be rocking during the nights and early mornings leading up to the game.  Check out the many establishments on Ocean Drive, Washington Ave and Collins Ave.

Also, check out the shopping and dining venues within the Lincoln Road section of Miami Beach.

Tune into all week for the latest sights and sounds from the Super Bowl